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Arcade Sounds Original Audio Recordings 1982 1988
Console Living Room
collection
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The Internet Archive Console Living Room harkens back to the revolution of the change in the hearth of the home, when the fireplace and later television were transformed by gaming consoles into a center of videogame entertainment. Connected via strange adapters and relying on the television's speaker to put out beeps and boops, these games were resplendent with simple graphics and simpler rules. The home console market is credited with slowly shifting attention from the arcade craze of the...
Software Sites Collection
software
eye 31,223
favorite 14
comment 4
A collection of dumped ROM chips relevant to earlier Macintosh-branded computers, for use in research, emulation and recovery for older systems. Contents: ECBBC41C - Mac LCIII.ROM ECD99DC0 - Color Classic.ROM ECFA989B - Powerbook 210,230,250.ROM EDE66CBD - Color Classic II & LC 550 & Performa 275,550,560 & Macintosh TV.ROM F1A6F343 - Centris 610,650.ROM F1ACAD13 - Quadra 610,650,maybe 800.ROM FDA22562 - Powerbook 150.ROM FF7439EE - Quadra 605.ROM 2BEF21B7 - Bandai Pippin (Kinka...
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Topic: Apple
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings, Inc
audio
eye 27,469
favorite 41
comment 19
This is a digitized version of an in-store reel to reel tape that was played within a Kmart store in 1973.  In my opinion, the opening Kmart jingle is the most important artifact of this recording, but the music and small number of commercials make it a great listen. This company listed on the original box is Special Recordings, Inc and is out of Detroit Mi.  As Kmart was based in Michigan, this supplier was most likely somewhat nearby. The recording contains both sides, which are 1 hour long...
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
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2.7M
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by Mark Davis
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OK, I have to admit this this is a strange collection. In the late 1980's and early 1990's, I worked for Kmart behind the service desk and the store played specific pre-recorded cassettes issued by corporate. This was background music, or perhaps you could call it elevator music. Anyways, I saved these tapes from the trash during this period and this video shows you my extensive, odd collection. Until around 1992, the cassettes were rotated monthly. Then, they were replaced weekly. Finally...